Biography

 

Danny Bright is a composer, sound designer, recordist, and sonic manipulator working across the fields of music, performance, installation, theatre and media. His practice explores the boundaries between sound/music/noise and space/place/memory; he is currently developing multi-modal compositional, performance, critical and installation work investigating sonic temporalities and auditory ‘ghostings’. Danny performs on guitar, samplescapes, tape, text/voice, and electronics as an ensemble member/leader, solo artist and improviser. He also works as a sound designer and composer for internationally recognised arts, theatre and media companies, and as a producer, recordist, sound technologist and engineer.

Danny’s work has appeared on Channel 4, at the Hatton Gallery, Brighton Digital Festival, V&A, Prague Quadrennial, Semaine des Arts at Paris 8, ICLI (International Conference on Live Interfaces), NYCEMF (New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival), World Soundscape Conference, British Science Festival, and throughout the UK, Europe, Australia and the USA. Commissions and supporting organisations include: Catalyst Arts, Arts Council England, Heritage Lottery Fund, Dept. for Culture, Media and Sport, Brighton Digital Festival, Octopus Collective, MAGNA Trust, and the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

 

Role

Lecturer in Music and Music Technology